Community Resource in Acadiana
We provide women and children experiencing homelessness in Acadiana with the resources they need to secure a second chance at life. Since 1990 we have helped hundreds of families experiencing homelessness and poverty reclaim their confidence by providing housing, counseling, and additional support services to end their homelessness and promote more stable families.Call 337-237-7618
P.O. Box 2747
Lafayette, LA 70506
The Outreach Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization founded in 1990 as a day shelter providing basic need services to the poor and homeless. Today we serve the eight parish region of Acadiana and our purpose is to assist struggling families transform their lives to reach their highest potential and maximize their quality of life. To achieve our mission of ending homelessness our organization is fully committed to delivering a comprehensive and coordinated system of transitional housing and support services for the prevention, reduction, and eventual end of homelessness.
We have services that address the unique needs of homeless women and their children. These services include long-term case management, life skills training, job skills training, job placement assistance, substance abuse counseling, and access to health care, education, child care, and transportation.